NEELEY, Russell L – of Birch Run, age 73, died Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at St. Mary’s of Saginaw. Funeral services will be 10 AM Friday, May 25, 2012 at St. Martin Lutheran Church, corner of Canada Rd. and Gera Rd. Pastor Jim Chinery officiating. Burial in Birch Run Cemetery. Friends may call at the O’Guinn Family Funeral Home in Birch Run on Thursday from 1-4 and 6-9 and at the church on Friday from 9AM until time of services at 10 AM. Contributions may be made to the family.
Russ was born December 18, 1938 in Flint to the late Joseph and Elvera (Robertson) Neeley. He lived in Birch Run most of his life. He married Patricia Cooper on August 6, 1960 in Birch Run. He served in the US Army. Mr. Neeley retired from Faulkner Construction. He was a member of St. Martin Lutheran Church, American Legion Post #150, International Union of Operating Engineers Local #324, Frankenmuth Conservation Club and the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge #2426. He enjoyed deer hunting, camping, fishing and working in his yard.
Surviving are: wife, Pat; daughter, Debbie (Jaime) Trevino of Birch Run; 5 grandchildren, Kristen (Scott) Kipp of Clio, Jaime Trevino Jr. of Birch Run, Julie (Gordy) Mouw of WI, Ramon (June) Rosas of Clio, Jessica (Mike) Diaz of CA; brother, James (Ruth) Neeley of Clio; nieces and nephews. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at www.oguinnfh.com.
O'GUINN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME